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About Solar Energy
Solar power is energy from the sun that is transformed into thermal or electrical energy.
Solar energy is the cleanest and most abundant renewable resource source available, and the United States has some of the richest solar resources worldwide. Modern innovation can harness this energy for a variety of usages, consisting of producing electricity, supplying light or a comfortable interior environment, and heating water for domestic, commercial, or industrial usage.
Solar power makes it possible for resident to use the sun to power daily life: running your ac system, washing clothing, enjoying TV, cooking supper. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, many home owners find that the benefit, special features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.
Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically decrease and even remove your electric costs
Whether you're a house owner, company, or not-for-profit, electrical power costs can comprise a big part of your monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will minimize your energy expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.
#2 Earn a great return on your investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns matching those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power costs cost savings, the typical American house owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect against rising energy costs
One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the past 10 years, residential electrical energy rates have actually increased by an average of 3 percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and protect against unpredictable increases in electrical power expenses. If you're a company or property owner with changing cash circulation, going solar also helps you much better projection and manage your expenditures.
#4 Boost your home value
Several research studies have discovered that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater property values and offer quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more informed about solar, demand for properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial element of attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from price variations in international energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar industry included jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This development is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is an excellent way to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A typical residential photovoltaic panel system will remove 3 to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.
#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are necessary components of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that decide to run properly. Services are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful motorist of consumer acquiring choices, creating goodwill and improving company results.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for house owners to go solar for little or no money down.
Numerous property owners decide to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This means that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of installation, maintenance, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar company for electricity-- less than you would've paid the utility company.
Since June 2013, 75% of all American houses have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The energy companies are well-known for their varying and undependable electrical energy costs. There is clearly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and simple math, we can calculate how much electrical energy will be created, and most significantly, at what cost, for a minimum of the next Twenty Years (fixed energy expenses).
What are the various payment options?
We have many flexible purchasing agreements for customers who would like to install a new home solar system. There are three different payment options, making them a viable choice for customers of all budgets. The payment options include Lease, PPA, and Purchase.
- Low, fixed payments each month
- System insurance for 20 years, including maintenance
- Flexible end-of-term options, including system upgrade, lease extension, and free panel removal
Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)
- We own the solar panel system
- $0 down for installation
- Customers only pay for the solar energy that they use
- Customer pays for the system upfront and owns the system
- System monitoring and maintenance for 20 years
- Receive 30% federal tax credit
- See a return on investment within 7-10 years
What happens when the contract for my lease is finished?
We provide our customers with a few different options for when their lease contract is up. Customers can upgrade their equipment to the newest solar technology available, extend the agreement, or have the panels removed at no cost.
What is the warranty?
The Lease and PPA include a 20-year warranty during the lifetime of the system. This warranty exceeds that of most other solar installers’ warranties.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why Don't Millionaires Help The Environment More?
I Was Watching "Fabulous Life Of.." On Vh1 And It Was Showing How A Lot Of Famous People Are Putting Big Dollars Into Hybrid Cars, And Solar Panel For Their Homes To Help The Environment. And People Like Angelina Jolie Go To Other Counties To Help Out. Well With Our Energy Crisis In The World And Here In The Us, I Wonder Why Celebs Don't Buy Wind Turbines. Iv Heard People Can Purchase Their Own Wind Turbines To Produce Their Own Electricity And Sometimes The Electric Company's End Up Having To Owe Them Money. If Celebs/Billionaires Helped Out The Country By Supplying Some Of These Energy Efficient Wind Turbines They Could Actually Make Money Off Of It And Help With The Energy Crisis. Sounds Like A Good Idea Huh..?
Why don't you help it? You could turn lights off when you are not in the room, or re-use shopping bags or cut down shower time. Yet you can't be bothered. Millionaires are just like you.
Will A Solar Panel Work Without Sun?
We Are Trying To Charge A Battery For A Boat Using A Solar Panel But It Is Overcast Outside. Will It Work Today Or Do We Need To Wait For Sun?
I have a solar battery charger, It produces some output on even the cloudiest of days. I leave it connected all of the time, and I never have a dead battery. Those things are slow. The main thing is patience. If you try to start the boat, and it doesn't work, you have just killed the battery again. The best thing to do is hook it up today, and start the boat tomorrow.
How Many Liberals And Democrat Would Be Willing To Invest Their Own Money In Green Energy And Solar Panels?
I Invest Funds In Oil And Natural Gas All The Time...
I Want To Know If Liberals Will Now Being Willing To Invest Their Own Money In These Childish, Feel Good/Do Nothing Money Pits Now The The Cat Is Out Of The Bag And Government Loans Will Be Cut Off For The Foreseeable Future?
Are Any Libs Brave Enough To Say So?
Not a single one, and most don't have any money to invest to begin with, and no illegal substance farms are not really investments
Now That Solar Panel Production Has Proved To Be Toxic To The Atmosphere, What Will Replace Them?
Potent Greenhouse Gas More Prevalent
In Atmosphere Than Previously Assumed
Compound Used In Manufacture Of Flat Panel
Televisions, Computer Displays, Microcircuits, Solar Panels
Is 17,000 Times More Potent Greenhouse Gas Than Carbon Dioxide
October 23, 2008
By Robert Monroe
Scripps Institution Of Oceanography/Uc San Diego
This is why they should be manufactured and used in space, not on earth. Nuclear power as a stopgap until space based solar gets on line is the best option of all. Nuclear plants only have waste because Jimmy Carter made a presidential decree stopping reprocessing and recycling of it like all the other nations of the world do. With recycling we have enough material to go 100% nuclear and meet most of out needs for 100,000 years or go mostly space based solar which would cut all the worlds pollution by 99% and last for a couple million years. Point is there are clean, safe practical solutions out there available almost as turn key but the promoters of the AGW hoax do not want that as it would cut into the huge profits they are making from the production, distribution and sales of fossil fuels now.
How Many Solar Panels?
We Are Planing To Move Out Of The Grid. We Need To Operate Constantly 2 Laptops Online - Does Any One Can Tell Us How Much Solar Panels We Shall Need To Make Sure Of That?
A laptop is about 70 to 100 W, and you have two.
You also may need to power a router, and modem.
So, about 150W to 250W contineous should cover it.
To save power when not in use, you can let the display go blank. This will reduce your solar pannel, and battery size, and cost.
You will need batteries, and blocking rectifier to store the energy for use at night, and a 300W to 400W inverter.
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You can only hope to get about 8 to 9 hours of full output from your solar pannels, and 80% efficiency.
The laptops will be on and using about 200W for the 8 hours during the charging period. So your pannels, need to produce that plus 2 times more than this amount, so you can charge the batteries for the evening, at the same time.
So for 24 hour operation, you will need 200W x8hrs for the laptops, plus (16 hours*170W)/8=340W avg.
Total of ~540W for 8 hours.
Assuming you use power saving modes when not in use, you can probably get away with 3x160W --> 520W to 600W pannel.
( Thuja is right, a few cloudy days may knock you offline)
A common low cost ( $40) automotive battery can hold about 40 Amp/hours at 12V. Under load, you may get 35 Amp hours at 10V, which is about 350Watts for one hour.
You need about 180W avg for 16 hours, or ~ 2900Watt Hours.
Which means you would need 9 automotive batteries.
Deep storage batteries cost more, but are more durable.
6*100W pannels, $460*6 ~ $2800
Battery cables, rectifier, lugs, connectors $50
There are probably some other hidden costs.
I was rooting for you, but it appears to be pricey.
Another thing you can do, is to use the new energy efficient RF florescent bulbs for lighting. The color and brightness are excellent, and a 60W bulb only uses about 13W, and they last a lot longer as well.